Island in the Sun
Nicknamed “Ile au Soleil” (the Island in the Sun), Alpe d’Huez is certainly the resort where the sun is the most generous due to its high altitude at the foot of the Grandes Rousses mountains. Internationally renowned, Alpe d’Huez is situated on a fully south-facing plateau in the French Alps which provides it with a microclimate (300 days of sunshine per year) and offers a magnificent panorama of the prestigious summits of Oisans.
5 ski resorts
Skiing is a tradition since the resort was founded in 1936. Nestled at an altitude of 1850m, Alpe d’Huez opens onto one of the largest ski areas in France. Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski will delight both beginners and experiences skiers and gather 5 ski resorts (Alpe d’Huez, Auris-en-Oisans, Villard Reculas, Oz-en-Oisans & Vaujany.
70 ski lifts
Skiers will have easy access to the entire area via the 70 ski lifts, some of them are also accessible to pedestrians, allowing them to easily admire wonderful snow-covered landscapes.
Night ski slope, boardercross, snow park, slalom stadium, secure areas for beginners, everything is done so everyone has an active and unforgettable holiday.
Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski is located only 1 hour from Grenoble, 2 hours from Lyon, and less than 5 hours from Paris.